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Goldman Sachs answers investor demands on consumer bank

Jan 07 2020

Goldman Sachs Group Inc unveiled details about its consumer business for the first time on Tuesday and will start disclosing its results regularly as part of a broader reporting-line shuffle, responding to long-standing requests for more transparency from analysts and investors. The changes are part of Chief Executive Officer David Solomon's efforts to get Goldman in line with rivals like JPMorgan Chase & Co and Citigroup that have bigger consumer businesses and share more information with investors.

Exclusive: Freddie Mac offers early retirement to 25% of workforce - sources

Dec 18 2019

WASHINGTON Freddie Mac has offered early retirement to around 25% of its staff as it begins to overhaul its workforce amid a broader push by the Trump administration to reform the housing finance giant, according to four people briefed on the matter.

EXCLUSIVE-Freddie Mac offers early retirement to 25% of workforce -sources

Dec 18 2019

WASHINGTON, Dec 18 Freddie Mac has offered early retirement to around 25% of its staff as it begins to overhaul its workforce amid a broader push by the Trump administration to reform the housing finance giant, according to four people briefed on the matter.

Trump may face more court battles over giving citizenship data to states

Jul 15 2019

U.S. President Donald Trump's order that all federal agencies provide citizenship data to the Commerce Department could open a new legal front over whether states can redraw their voting maps based on citizenship status.

Republican senator wants U.S. Census to ask about criminal records

May 22 2019

The U.S. census should include questions about criminal records to help policymakers get former convicts back into the workforce, a Republican lawmaker said on Wednesday.

A quarter of Americans don't trust Census on citizenship: Reuters/Ipsos poll

May 10 2019

NEW YORK The Trump administration has repeatedly assured Americans that it will not use data from a proposed citizenship question on the 2020 Census to target undocumented immigrants. But more than a quarter of Americans don't believe it, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.

Companies warn Trump: Census citizenship question could be costly

Apr 22 2019

(This April 17 story corrects the tenth paragraph to show DeVere Kutscher is no longer executive director of the Census Business Coalition.)

INSIGHT-Companies warn Trump: Census citizenship question could be costly

Apr 17 2019

NEW YORK, April 17 An array of U.S. companies have told the Trump administration that a citizenship question on the 2020 Census would harm business if it leads to an undercount of immigrants, undermining the data they use to place stores, plan inventory and plot ad campaigns.

Addepar CEO says investors want better returns, fear volatility

Nov 15 2018

NEW YORK High net worth investors are increasingly eager to move piles of cash into higher-yielding assets, but recent volatility in stock and bond markets has made that task more complicated, the chief executive of data startup Addepar told Reuters on Thursday.

MOVES-Goldman trading executive Bash-Polley to depart at year-end

Sep 25 2018

NEW YORK, Sept 25 Stacy Bash-Polley, who plays a key role with clients in Goldman Sachs Group Inc's trading business, will leave the Wall Street bank at year-end with plans to stage a "second act" of her career after some time off, she said in an interview.

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